Georgetown City Hotel - Penang

Jalan Burmah, One-Stop Midlands Park, Penang, Malaysia, 10350  show map
 4 stars
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Georgetown City Hotel - Penang

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Centrally located in the heart of Penang, the four-star Berjaya Georgetown hotel is a deluxe property just a stone’s throw from Midlands Park and Kuan Yin Teng Temple.

Decorated in modern elegant style the residence boasts an outdoor swimming pool, a well-equipped fitness center and a first-rate health club.

The hotel’s 320 comfortable individually-designed guestrooms with panoramic city views feature luxurious furniture, premium bedding, satellite television, air conditioning, multi-line phones, safety deposit boxes, private bathrooms with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries, mini-bars and internet access.

The on-site restaurant, a cozy bar and a cafe serve local Malayan and international selections.

Penang International Airport is 16km away.

Number of floors   21.  Number of rooms   320.

Rooms

All 320 modern non-smoking guestrooms come with designer furniture, cozy premium bedding, cable television, air conditioning, direct-dial phones, in-room safes, mini-bars, coffee-makers, private bathrooms with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries and free wireless internet access.

Standard double room (27sqm) features a double bed, natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a desk, a CD player and wake-up calls.

Superior double room is equipped with a queen-size bed, natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a desk, pay movies and turn-down service.

Junior suite offers a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, pay movies, a DVD player, a bathroom phone and climate control.

Executive suite is appointed with a king-size bed, natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a working desk, office equipment, pay movies and climate control.

Presidential suite comes with a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, pay movies, a sofa, a private seating area and 24-hour room service.

All children under the age of three may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. Babysitting service is available on request.

Dining options

Buffet breakfast at the price of MYR 13.92 per person per night is served at the Berjaya restaurant each morning from 7am till 11am.

Berjaya Penang’s restaurant offers local Malayan and international specialties in elegant surrounding daily from 7am till 11pm.

The bar serves a variety of snacks and beverages with live music entertainment every day from noon till 2am.

The café invites the guests for international and local culinary delights daily from 7am till 10pm.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of MYR 15.08 per person per night. 

Services

The business centre offers seven individual meeting rooms with sitting capacity from 25 up to 1500 people. All meeting rooms are equipped with contemporary printers, scanners, projectors, photocopiers and fax machines.

Wireless internet connection is available in public areas and the rate is MYR 5 per hour.

Leisure

Leisure and relax facilities include a large outdoor swimming pool, a well-equipped fitness centre and a full-service health club.

The health club provides a wide range of massages, facial and body treatments.

Among the activities available on site are table tennis, golf, cycling, swimming, fishing and water sports.

Additional features

The guests are offered free parking, car rental, an elevator, currency exchange, 24-hour security, concierge desk, 24-hour front desk, daily newspapers and magazines, a trouser press, maid service, laundry and dry cleaning, room facilities, non-smoking rooms, air conditioning, room service, ironing facilities, tea and coffee facilities, temperature control, connecting rooms, international calls, in-room safes, dining facilities, breakfast buffet, business facilities, wireless internet access, fax/photocopying service, meeting and banquet facilities, conference facilities, overhead projectors, children facilities, facilities for people with disabilities, leisure and relax facilities.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Smoke detectors
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Drugstore/Pharmacy
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free private hotel parking is possible on site.

Services

  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Cafe
  • Halal food

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Bathroom telephone

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • International calls
  • Plug adaptor
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Jalan Burmah, One-Stop Midlands Park, Penang, Malaysia, 10350

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City Center
  • Penang
    1.7km
Airports
  • Penang International (PEN)
    16.3km
  • Alor Setar (AOR)
    85.4km
Restaurants
  • Cassis Restaurant
    260 m
  • Bella Italia (cuisine: Italian)
    380 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    21
  • Number of rooms:
    320

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Rooms and availability

All 320 modern non-smoking guestrooms come with designer furniture, cozy premium bedding, cable television, air conditioning, direct-dial phones, in-room safes, mini-bars, coffee-makers, private bathrooms with hair dryers and complimentary toiletries and free wireless internet access.

Standard double room (27sqm) features a double bed, natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a desk, a CD player and wake-up calls.

Superior double room is equipped with a queen-size bed, natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a desk, pay movies and turn-down service.

Junior suite offers a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, pay movies, a DVD player, a bathroom phone and climate control.

Executive suite is appointed with a king-size bed, natural fabrics, blackout drapes, a working desk, office equipment, pay movies and climate control.

Presidential suite comes with a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic bedding, pay movies, a sofa, a private seating area and 24-hour room service.

All children under the age of three may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. Babysitting service is available on request.

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Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed
Size: 19m2
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Double room

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    Bed type: Triple
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    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double Bed or Double or Twin beds
    Size: 41m2
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    • Bathtub/shower combination
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      Superior Room
      Bed type: Double or Twin beds or 2 Single beds or Double Bed
      Size: 27m2
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      • Private bathroom
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      DOUBLE SUPERIOR

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        Bed type: Triple
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          Size: 41m2
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          Offering a spacious layout, the Junior Suite features a separate sofa area.

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Georgetown City Hotel - Penang Penang location
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            Hotel Address:

            Jalan Burmah, One-Stop Midlands Park, Penang, Malaysia, 10350

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Penang
              1.7km
            Airports
            • Penang International (PEN)
              16.3km
            • Alor Setar (AOR)
              85.4km
            Restaurants
            • Cassis Restaurant
              260 m
            • Bella Italia (cuisine: Italian)
              380 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of floors:
              21
            • Number of rooms:
              320

            Hotel Awards

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            Best Design Hotels in Malaysia

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            Georgetown City Hotel Location

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            What's nearby

            What's nearby.

            Penang Hill, a cultural site is within 4.3km from the hotel.

            Penang Jetty, a popular tourists’ attraction is about 4.6km away.

            Khoo Kongsi, a well-known historic landmark is less than 4km away.

            Fort Cornwallis, an architectural site is approximately 4.3km far from the property.

            The Botanical Garden, a recreation area is about 2.8km away.

            Kek Lok Si Temple, a religious building is within 4.2km from the accommodation.

            Ferringhi Beach, a recreation area is about 4.4km away.

            Gurney Plaza, a famous shopping area is only 500m away from the hotel.

            Tourist attractions

            • Penang Hill - 4.2km

            Popular areas

            • City Center - 1.6km

            Places of interest

            • Penang Jetty - 4.6km

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Khoo Kongsi - 4.0km
            • Fort Cornwallis - 4.3km

            Local Attractions

            • Penang Hill - 2.7km
              Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia
            • P Ramlee Gallery - 2.7km
              40A Jalan P Ramlee (formerly Counter Hall), Georgetown
            • Pinang Peranakan Museum - 4.2km
              29 Church Street, Georgetown
            • Acheen Street Mosque - 2.7km
              Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia
            • Komtar - 3.3km
              Georgetown, Penang IslandMalaysia

            Near the hotel

            • Dharmikarama Burmese Temple - 790 m
              Lorong Burma, Georgetown
            • Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple - 880 m
              Jalan Kebun Bunga, Georgetown
            • Penang Botanical Gardens - 1.1km
              Jalan Air Terjun, Georgetown
            • Wat Chayamangkalaram - 790 m
              Lorong Burma, Georgetown
            • Ibox Museum of Glass Penang - 920 m
              80-O Jalan Mount Erskine, Georgetown

            Restaurants Nearby

            • Cassis Restaurant - 260 m

              Address: Burmah Road

              66% likes this, based on 40 reviews
              Price Range: CAD 9 - CAD 15

            • Nandos - 440 m

              Address: Gurney Plaza

              61% likes this, based on 27 reviews
              Cuisine: International, African, Healthy, Diner, Peruvian

            • Chillis - 670 m

              Address: G Hotel

              Cuisine: American

            • Bella Italia - 380 m

              Address: Belissa Row Pulau Tikus

              69% likes this, based on 50 reviews
              Cuisine: Italian
              Price Range: CAD 20 - CAD 27

            • Oh Sushi - 630 m

              Address: 3E-G-5, Block E, Ground Floor

              65% likes this, based on 38 reviews
              Cuisine: Japanese

            Getting there.

            Penang International Airport PEN is within 16km from the hotel.

            Buses 401 and 401E go from the airport to the residence and the ticket is RM 2.70. Taxi rate is RM 45.

            By car from the airport drive along Bayan Lepas Road and at the second roundabout turn onto Sungei Nibong Road, then after 2km turn right onto Sultan Azlan Shah Road and go straight for about 800m. Later turn onto Jalan Mesjid Negeri Street and at the second roundabout turn right onto Brown Road. Take the third turning right and you will see the hotel on your right.

            Sultan Abdul Halim Airport AOR is about 86km away.

            Getting around.

            Butterworth Railway Station is within 2.4km from the residence.

            Raja Tun Uda Ferry Terminal is about 2.2km away.

            Central Bus Station is approximately 2.8km away.

            Free public parking is possible on site.

            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of floors:
              21
            • Number of rooms:
              320

            Hotel Awards

            MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPenangGeorgetown City Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Design Hotels in Malaysia

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            Georgetown City Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Georgetown City Hotel

            Individual guest reviews

            • Family with children
              9.2

              any time to check in late,no hassle.

              car park area still lack of secureness.

            • Family with children
              3.2

              The hotel is really old and did not meet my expecation. Further for the junior suite, it does not have much ammenities, no hair dryer, no refreshments in the fridge and the room is not very clean.

            • Family with children
              3.2

              Such a inefficient hotel. Such a big hotel but only 2 computers proceeds with check-in, the staffs are slow and inefficient, the room even not ready by 3pm. Toilet was not clean and still have some hair in the toilet bowl. Outlook of hotel so rundown, parking space so limited, very limited choice of food surrounding area shopping area also far away. Is not convenience without car. Is really cant classify for 4 star hotel as they claim.

            • Family with children
              7.0

              Good service and attention. Value for money.

              Other guests on my floor were making a lot of noise and woke my baby (all this at 12midnight - 1am). After informing the Front Counter twice, the other guests were still noisy, walking in and out of their rooms, talking loudly to each other, complaining to each other, etc.

            • Family with children
              5.8

              Bus stop to/from airport in front of the hotel, near adventist hospital

              They didnt vacuum the carpet everyday . not too clean lobby, corridor

            • Single
              6.4

              Basically everything is ok, except for the floor carpet, never vacuum, kind of dirty. Wifi needs to pay,MYR5/hour.

            • Couple
              6.6

              The room was big and spacious. Me and my gf loved it.

              The staff are not friendly and the service is poor. The aircon stopped working, they said they were going to change my room but they never gave crap about us they left in the same room.

            • Older travelers
              6.6

              The location of the hotel is quite good within walking distance to gurney drive and pulau tikus market. The room I stayed is generally quite clean and have good facilities good except the toilet facilities as commented below.

              Lack of staff manning the counter. During check out time, there was only one or two staff manning the reception and cashier counters. Hotel's toilet in room not really clean and also the toilet at lobby is very dirty and wet. The hotel's toilet does not have hair blower/dryer and shampoo which are generally provided by most hotels at this price range. Poor direction to hotel's car park. Upon entry into the complex, there was no clear sign of the hotel car park ( which is further up ). There are about 3 entries to separate car park and initially I parked wrongly at the shopping complex car park. You need to improve on car park direction.

            • Older travelers
              6.6

              staff very friendly and helpful hotel location is a plus

              Airconditioning don't work well i.e. not cold enough, even after maintenance staff fixed it. As our stay was 2 days only we did not press matter further.

            • Group of friends
              7.4

              The location was good, helpful bell boy n reception. Shopping mall just next to hotel.

              Hotel looks old n not very clean. Not value for money.

            • Family with children
              6.6

              Friendly staffs. The only thing is the furniture and design abit old. Should change to lcd tv.

            • Couple
              5.8

              The view was amazing and rate was good

              Not very clean rooms very expensive restaurant

            • Older travelers
              3.2

              I like the sevices.......

              Bed cover ery dirty, I call to customer service they giving very slow n bad service. Air-corn very noisey, they don't solve the problem also. One word 'bad'

            • Single
              6.2

              The hotel is conveniently located in terms of access to the city and good food, close to Gurney Drive.

              When I checked in, I was horrified to hear that "No Smoking" rooms are not available. When I enquired about this with the Front Desk staff I was even more horrified to be told that Berjaya is a "Smoking hotel". I travel extensively and this is the first time I have heard of such a thing. Clearly Berjaya Hotel is out of touch with both national and international standards and trend. Just Google "smoke free hotels" and you will get 18,600,000 hits. The front desk staff was very polite and explained to me that "No Smoking" rooms are difficult to enforce and that is the reason. I noticed Berjaya Hotel has "No durian" policy which is being strictly enforced. This policy has no legal basis yet the hotel has chosen to make this a hotel policy and enforce it strictly. So poor enforcement of a policy is just an excuse. I will never stay in Berjaya Hotel again and will never recommend it to anybody.

            • Couple
              7.4

              The place is walking distance to Gurney Drive, Penang's Food Centre.

              The hotel does not allow us to check out at 1.00pm.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Georgetown City Hotel - Penang Penang location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Jalan Burmah, One-Stop Midlands Park, Penang, Malaysia, 10350

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Penang
              1.7km
            Airports
            • Penang International (PEN)
              16.3km
            • Alor Setar (AOR)
              85.4km
            Restaurants
            • Cassis Restaurant
              260 m
            • Bella Italia (cuisine: Italian)
              380 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-In:
              from  12 pm
            • Check-Out:
              until  12 pm
            • Number of floors:
              21
            • Number of rooms:
              320

            Hotel Awards

            MalaysianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedPenangGeorgetown City Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Design Hotels in Malaysia

            Use Badge